Originally Posted by MrsShoreytobe
I am ditto'ing this recent post regarding the barcelo (tropical) - any suggestions re: types of packages available, etc? Extra costs that surprised you, etc?
Originally Posted by jmstev32
Are you having a reception? How many people are you having? We are getting married in August with 42 people and I'm trying to decide if we want to do a full blown reception or have a dinner in one of the restaurants. We are having a reception at home so I am worried about the costs racking up in mexico! Any help would be great! Thanks in advance!
Congratulations on your recent engagements! One of my brides is getting married at the Barcelo Maya Tropical at the end of this year (2013)
Majority of their wedding packages include a 3 hour private reception and open bar in a Banquet, for up to 15-24 guests, and additional guests are an extra $27-$75 per guest, depending on which package you go with.
Mint Breeze package $2200 for 20 guests / $27 per additional guest
Strawberry Passion package $3500 for 15 guests / $66 per additional guest
Tangerine Sunset package $9800 for 24 guests/ $75 per additional guest
Open Bar (National drinks) $11 per person per hour
Dance Floor $780 for rental
Dance floor with lights $1208
I have the packages in a pdf version if anyone is interested in them, you can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Good luck and happy planning!